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Bryant Park Breakfast Briefings with The Wall Street Journal
Host of interview sessions with guests including: the cast of "The Way, Way Back,"Author/Filmmaker Sebastian Junger, and Celebrity Chef Bobby Flay.
April 2, 2013
Book Reading & Discussion
Cortlandt Colonial Restaurant, 714 Old Albany Post Road, Cortlandt Manor NY
Gladys E Muller
Cortlandt Manor Rotary 7230
March 24, 2012
From Peas to Bees:
Fruit & Vegetable Growing at Home. I'll be moderating a panel of backyard farming experts who will present an introduction to gardening edibles on different scales: a patio deck, village backyard, or larger area. Panelists will explain how to plan, plant and maintain your fruit and vegetable garden.
Location: Highlands Country Club, 955 Route 9-D, Garrison NY 10524
Time: 10 a.m.
Saturday, May 14
Millbrook Book Festival
"River of Words: Portraits of Hudson Valley Writers"
Panel discussion & reading
10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Millbrook Free Library Great Hall
Free to the public
Wednesday, March 23 (RESCHEDULED FOR MAR. 30TH DUE TO SNOW)
Reading and discussion about "Little Chapel on the River."
Mount Saint Mary College
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Beacon Institute Sunday Author's Series
Sunday, October 17th
Talk and Q&A about "Little Chapel on the River."
Gallery & Beacon Headquarters
199 Main Street
Beacon, New York 12508
(845) 838-1600 | voice
Series features regional writers, regional themes, and books about rivers and estuaries all over the world.
Sunday, April 25
Composting 202: Beyond the Traditional Outdoor Pile
Location: Audubon Greenwich
613 Riversville Road
Greenwich, CT 06831
I'll be leading a discussion and exhibition on the many ways to create compost without a traditional outdoor compost pile -- including including worm composting, the "Nature Mill" automatic, indoor plug-in model, a bokashi-based method and a ball-shaped composter called the "e-composter." Questions and your tips welcome!
Suggested donation: $5. RSVPs are appreciated. To sign up, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Habitat for Artists" Roundtable
September 24, 2009
Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz
Lecture Center 108
Discussion with curators, artists and representatives of New Paltz who have hosted the six-month installation of temporary artists studios around New Paltz. Marks the conclusion of the "Ecotones and Transition Zones" exhibition.
Wall Street Journal "Insight Exchange" breakfast series for business owners: New York (3/12), Los Angeles (4/2), Washington, D.C. (5/13), London (6/11), Chicago (10/2), Atlanta (11/5) & Austin, Texas (12/3).
I'll be moderating a series of national panels featuring top-notch entrepreneurs who will give advice and share war stories about how they made it big. Look for Tom Scott, founder Nantucket Nectars, Seth Godin, expert marketing blogger, restaurant titan Danny Meyer, founder of Union Square Cafe, Lida Orzeck, founder of celebrity thong favorite Hanky Panky, (video interview here) and others.
On Aug. 18th, I moderated a panel at Lincoln Center with rock musicians Stew and Heidi Rodewald, co-creators of the 2008 Broadway musical “Passing Strange,” and choreographer Bill T. Jones and his closest collaborators from the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, Bjorn Amelan and Janet Wong.
We talked love, music, anger, collaboration and art -- and how you merge them all. It was part of WSJ's Summer Scoops series.
"On the Mark"
KNWZ-AM, Palm Springs
ABC News Radio
w/ Bill Diehl
East Brunswick Public Library
Irish Radio Network
The Adrian Flannelly Show
Nouveau Hudson Valley Festival, U.S. Military Academy at West Point
Barnes & Noble--Kingston, N.Y.
Barnes & Noble-- Manhattan, 8th Street
Borders -- White Plains, N.Y.
Reading, signing and discussion of Little Chapel.
Hudson Valley Writer's Center
Sleepy Hollow, N.Y.
Reading and signing of Little Chapel.
2006 National Writers Workshop
Two-Day writing seminar sponsored by The Oregonian newspaper and The Poynter Institute
"Truth and the non-fiction memoir"
"The house and the neighborhood: How to build a big-picture story with national reach."
Bronxville Women's Club, 135 Midland Avenue
Reading and discussion of Little Chapel
Van Cortlandt Historical Society
Reading and Discussion of Little Chapel
"Max Talk Radio"
Radio interview on WTBQ 1110 AM
Barnes & Noble
1245 Route 300 (Union Avenue, Newburgh, N.Y. 12550
Barnes & Noble
240 Route 22 West, Springfield, N.J.; Reading and signing.
The Arnie Arnesen Show, Interview on Little Chapel
World's End Books
474 Main Street, Beacon, Reading & Signing for Little Chapel plus reception featuring work by Hudson River Valley landscape artist Colin Barclay.
September 27, 2005
Barnes & Noble
3105 East Main Street, Route 6, Mohegan Lake, NY, Reading & signing.
September 24, 2005
McIntyre's Fine Books and Bookends
2000 Fearrington Village Ctr, Pittsboro, N.C., Reading and signing.
September 19, 2005
WUNC, North Carolina Public Radio
"The State of Things," interview.
September 17, 2005
Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth Street, Durham, NC, Reading and Signing
September 18, 2005
Quail Ridge Books & Music 3522 Wade Avenue
Raleigh, N.C., Reading and Signing
August 25, 2005
Barnes & Noble, 555 12th St., Washington, D.C., Reading and Signing
July 31, 2005
Merritt Bookstore, Cold Spring, N.Y., Reading and Signing
July 23, 2005
Ariel Booksellers, New Paltz, N.Y., Reading and Signing
July 22, 2005
The Joey Reynolds Show WOR 750 AM, Interview
July 21, 2005
Pulse 950, WHVW 950 AM, Interview
Desmond-Fish Library, Reading & Signing
July 8, 2005
"The John Batchelor Show"
July 1, 2005
"John McMullen Show," Sirius Satellite Radio